Rocky Mountain Club of Virginia City
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|Nick Name||Rocky Mountain|
|Earliest Known Date||May 1866|
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|Location||Virginia City, MT, United States|
The Montana Post (Virginia City) May 26, 1866, says "the young men of the city are organizing a base ball club." Same, June 2, 1866, reports the game between the two nines of the "Rocky Mountain Base Ball Club", won by the first nine by "thirty-three points" (121 to 88). F. G. Heidt is captain of the first nine. A roster is given.
Virginia City MT (current pop. 125)is about 60 miles SW of Bozeman MT.
The Montana Post (Virginia City) May 26, 1866
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|Found by||Bruce Allardice|
|Entered by||Bruce Allardice|
|First in Location||MT|
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Win/Loss Records As Far As We Now Know
Warning: Users should not rely on a team's won-loss record as a reflection of its "standing" among all base ball clubs. Team schedules were not balanced, and a good record against mostly weak opponents does not signify a leading club.
|1866||1 Played||0 Won||0 Lost||0 Tied|
|Page||Date||City||Borough||State||Team 1||Team 2||Score||First in||Contributor|
|Ballgame||1866||Virginia City||MT||Rocky Mountain Club of Virginia City||Rocky Mountain Club of Virginia City||121 - 88||MT||Mark Aubrey|
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